FIRST REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 1092
94TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES BAKER (123) (Sponsor) AND SCAVUZZO (Co-sponsor).
Read 1st time March 8, 2007 and copies ordered printed.
D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk
To repeal section 79.370, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to regulation of sanitary conditions.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Section 79.370, RSMo, is repealed and one new section enacted in lieu thereof, to be known as section 79.370, to read as follows:
79.370. The board of aldermen shall have power, by ordinance, to secure the general health of the inhabitants of the city by any measure to regulate, suppress and abate slaughterhouses, slaughtering animals, stockyards, soap and other factories, pig pens, cow stables, [and] other stables and dairies, and quarries and to remove the same, and to regulate or prevent the carrying on of any business within two miles of the city limits which may be dangerous or detrimental to the public health, or the manufacturing or rendering of articles obnoxious to the health of the inhabitants; and to pass ordinances for the prevention of nuisances and their abatement.